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Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX

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Spitfire Mk IX
A quick lashed together version of the Mk V with a Merlin 61 to counter the Fw 190. However, more Mk IX's were built than any other Mk. Sometimes it was fitted with a Merlin 66 improving the low altitude performance along with clipped wings.

Max speed mph: 408

Engine: Rolls-Royce Merlin 61 V12

Armament: There were many variations in the armaments carried from eight machine guns to two cannons and four machine guns, four cannon, two cannon and two 0.5in machine guns and up to 1000lb of bombs.

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